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Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resort

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Nestled in the quiet Sierra pines of Arnold, California in Calaveras County, Mountain Retreat Resort is just three hours from Lake Tahoe, Yosemite and the San Francisco Bay Area. The suites are duplex-style, which give our guests ample space and privacy during their stay with us. A Daily Parking Fee of $10 plus tax will be collected at the property upon check-in. Mountain Retreat Resort amenities include free wifi, game room, indoor pool, and fitness center. Accessibility: Not all areas of our resort are Handicap Accessible. There are stairs leading to each suite as well as other areas on property.
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Property amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Air Conditioning
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Stockton Airport90 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location that is centrally located to explore northern CA. We loved the Big Trees Park located right down the road. We did a day trip to Yosemite (wish we would have stayed the night bc it was a long day). Also traveled to Lake...More

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Response from MountainR12, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you soooo much! i love my job because i get to meet guests like you guys! hope to see you again SOON! Kandy

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pros are: a nice location in the mtns. It's close to a town to get supplies & Big Trees State Park is in Arnold. It's very roomy. It has a nice pool table & game room. There is also a nice size kitchen &...More

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Response from MountainR12, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We look forward to having you back in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a very long trip from So. Calif. but the Big Trees experience was memorable. Overall, it was an OK visit. We left early as senior citizens due to the difficulty of rest at night and the only attraction that appealed to us was...More

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Response from MountainR12, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for making the trip to our beautiful resort. Big Trees State Park is a Gem!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our unit had a terrific layout & is in a gorgeous location. The service was polite & prompt. The staff is wonderful & they that bent over backwards to please! There is lots to do in the area including a gold mine museum. logging museum,...More

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Response from MountainR12, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed having you on property. We are a family here at Mountain Retreat and the staff has always been the "glue" that binds us all together. It thrills us to know that our customer services practices are not going unnoticed. Thank you for the...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Peaceful location, well placed for hiking the Arnold Rim Trail and Big Woods SP. We left and spent 2 nights in Yosemite, which was wonderful, then good to come back to our large, comfortable unit. The units are a little dated, but well maintained and...More

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Thank Carol F
Response from MountainR12, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 3 October 2018

Carol, Thank you for the kind review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay! We look forward to having you back, winter is beautiful in Arnold.

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2 October 2018|
Response from MountainR12 | Property representative |
Hello, At Mountain Retreat we have seven different floor plans. All rooms have two bedrooms but depending on the floor plan the number of bathrooms change. Please call the resort to discuss the floor plans. We can email you... More
31 May 2016|
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Response from Ken L | Reviewed this property |
No bar on site. There is a nice watering hole at the golf course across the street that is open to the public.
Room Tips
"Our unit was kind of dark because we were not getting a lot of the sun. Some units must be better situated..."
14 Jul 2017
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"All the units had nice amenities"
13 Jun 2017
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"If you have problems with stairs, be sure to ask ahead of time about ease of access."
12 May 2017
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"we had room #7 and it was nice and rigth by the creek..."
29 Apr 2017
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US$ 174 - US$ 253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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